Families of Schizophrenic Patients
Cognitive Behavioural Intervention

By Barrowclough, Christine & Tarrier, Nicholas
Mental Health Nursing & the Community
July 1992
Nelson Thornes, UK
ISBN: 074873502X
$77.50 Paper Original

This book details interventions used in the Salford Family intervention Study, which resulted in the decreased relapse rates and improved social functioning of patients. It includes methods of educating the family about the illness, reducing stress in family members and helping families to promote the well-being of the patient. It describes the breakthrough in providing care for the whole family using cognitive behavioural techniques.

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